Duni subsidiary Rexcell Tissue and Airlaid to invest SEK 50 million to increase airlaid capacity by 25% at Rexcell's Skåpafors plant in Sweden

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Duni subsidiary Rexcell Tissue and Airlaid to invest SEK 50 million to increase airlaid capacity by 25% at Rexcell's Skåpafors plant in Sweden

December 27, 2017 - 04:02
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MALMO, Sweden, Dec. 21, 2017 (Press Release) -Duni subsidiary Rexcell Tissue & Airlaid AB will invest approximately 50 MSEK in upgrading the airlaid machine in Skåpafors, Sweden.

The investment will increase the airlaid capacity at Rexcell by about 25% annually. The plan is to have the capacity upgrade installed during the second quarter of 2018. Duni’s airlaid material is utilized in producing Duni’s key napkin brands including Dunilin® and Dunisoft®.

“This investment comes at a time when demand for premium materials for napkins is on a rise. As a market leader in airlaid napkins across Europe, we will now have additional capacity to respond effectively to customer demand”, says Johan Sundelin, President and CEO of Duni AB.

About Rexcell:

Rexcell Tissue & Airlaid AB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Duni AB. Rexcell manufactures tissue and airlaid material for both Duni and external customers. Operations are located in Skåpafors, Sweden.

About Duni:

Duni is a leading supplier of attractive and convenient products for table setting and take-away. The Duni brand name is sold in more than 40 markets and enjoys a number one position in Central and Northern Europe. Duni has some 2,300 employees in 23 countries, headquarter in Malmö and production units in Sweden, Germany, Poland, Thailand and New Zealand. Duni is listed on NASDAQ Stockholm under the ticker name “DUNI”. ISIN-code is SE0000616716.